Hilltop Views

International student from Pakistan enjoys adventuring in Austin, misses family-centered culture

Lilli Hime

April 13, 2016

Few college freshmen can say that by their first day they’ve already flunked, dropped out and experienced a life-changing moment of redirection. International student Saarim Damani has done all that and more in traveling all the way f...

Student calls for more on campus housing, not enough dorms

Reporter

November 15, 2014

Opening new dorms would be beneficial for all students at St. Edward’s University.Many students are denied on-campus housing each year because high demand. This forces students to search for housing close to St. Edward’s, a di...

Move from free food frustrates all but freshmen

September 8, 2014

Every week the editorial board reflects on a current issue in Our View. The position taken does not reflect the opinions of everyone on the Hilltop Views staff.People go to Hillfest for the free food and stay for their friends a...

Conference seeks to encourage confidence in first-year students

Reporter

March 2, 2014

On Feb. 28 the Transitional Experience Council hosted its annual, “Getting to Year 2” conference. The conference was designed for first-year students attending St. Edward’s University to prepare them to make the transition into...

Honor society recognizes, connects high-achieving freshmen

Reporter

January 30, 2013

The Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society recently asked 139 academically  high-performing freshmen to join the society and attend the induction.To be eligible for an invitation, a student must maintain a GPA of at least 3.5 and be in...

Club soccer improves on previous record

Reporter

October 16, 2012

She glanced to her side and slithered her way past the opposing team’s defenders before shooting the ball directly into the goal, sinking what would be the first of many goals to come. The St. Edward’s University women’s cl...

Tough start will not influence soccer team’s drive for wins

Reporter

September 25, 2012

The men's soccer team opened its season with fresh legs, fierce determination and an incredibly young roster, as over half the team is new to the program. While the team started off against tough teams like Fort Lewis College, C...

Buses take students on first annual HEB grocery shopping event

Reporter

September 18, 2012

On Aug. 30, freshmen made their way to bus stops outside residence halls for “Catch the Bus to HEB Plus,” the newest event on the St. Edward’s University Hilltopper Welcome Days agenda. The trip was organized by Student L...

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